Houston Happenings

 

National Cornbread Month

Treebeards is celebrating National Cornbread Month at all of their locations throughout April. Customers who order online will receive a complimentary order of scratch made cornbread. Click here to begin your order.


ART IS AN Continues

The ART IS AN Outdoor Market series continues at Post Oak Central (1990 Post Oak Blvd) every third Thursday of the month through Thursday, May 16th. Inspired by favorite festivals organizers Sarah Lowe and Marco Guerra have attended, each event will feature a robust set of vendors and products. Mark your calendar for the next event on Thursday, April 18th.


The Houston Arboretum & Nature Center will host its annual Spring Native Plant Sale on April 19th and 20th. This year, they are partnering with Houston Audubon and the Houston Parks & Recreation Department (HPARD) to offer almost 100 beautiful species of native plants – all either grown by a participating organization or sourced from local growers. Guests are invited to wrap day one at the Plants & Pints happy hour from 2-4pm on April 19th. The sale will also celebrate Earth Day on the 20th with free, family-friendly festivities including guided nature hikes, face painting, crafts and scavenger hunts. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Arboretum, Houston Audubon and HPARD. For more information, visit houstonarboretum.orgor call 713-681-8433.


Don Giovanni

Houston Grand Opera presents Mozart’s Don Giovanni as the first offering in their spring repertoire. The show will run from April 20th - May 5th at the Wortham Center. Get your tickets here.


A Community of Immunity

Join hundreds of community leaders, vaccine advocates and supporters for the 10th anniversary of the Community Immunity Luncheon benefiting The Immunization Partnership (TIP) on Thursday, April 25th. The event chaired by Andrew N. Van Chau and Diana Tully will begin at 11:30am and held at the River Oaks Country Club. Please visit immunizeusa.org for more information.


Shop with Heart

American Heart Association's Shop With Heart Card fundraiser presented by the Heart Guild of Houston will kick off on Wednesday, April 24th at renowned design and lifestyle store, Kuhl-Linscomb. Purchase a Shop with Heart Card that evening to use during the 10-day shopping and dining event from April 26th - May 5th. The American Heart Association receives funding from the Shop With Heart Card campaign sales to continue the mission of being a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Click here to learn more.


DASH Into Action

Save the date for the DASH Spring Market from May 2nd-5th.
Get your tickets now at dashhouston.com/tickets.


Trees of Hope

Join Trees of Hope in celebrating the moms living at Star of Hope this Mother’s Day. A $50 donation will provide a mother with a special gift and a $150 donation will provide several mothers with a special gift. Those who make a $150 donation will also receive a limited edition scarf from John Ross Palmer Art Gallery that would make a wonderful gift for their own mother. Click here for more information and to make a donation.


Awards Season Under the Stars

There is no business like show business! Join Theatre Under The Stars in recognizing and rewarding excellence across 15 categories in artistry of musical theatre by greater Houston Metropolitan area high school students and teachers at the 17th Annual Tommy Tune Awards. The annual awards ceremony will take place on Tuesday, April 30th at 7:30pm. Tickets will go on sale to the public on April 15th at 9:00am at tuts.com/tommytuneawards.


An Addams Family Affair

Delight the whole family in a ghoulish summer evening with a showing of The Addams Family at the Miller Outdoor Theatre. The Broadway musical will be performed by Humphreys School of Musical Theatre, and are free to the public to attend from June 5th-8th. For more information, visit the Miller Outdoor Theatre website.